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Devansh Tambe

Devansh Tambe

Asked on 30 March, 2019

What is Mission Shakti?

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Mission Shakti was the name given to India's successful ASAT missile test. As part of the operation, India shot one of its live satellites flying in low earth orbit.

Ankita Malik

Ankita Malik

Asked on 30 March, 2019

How can this test improve national security?

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An ASAT can help in shooting down enemy's satellite during a war and can blind the entire military.

Ananya Kapoor

Ananya Kapoor

Asked on 30 March, 2019

Who carried out this operation?

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The successful operation was carried by DRDO.

Shreya Sharma

Shreya Sharma

Asked on 30 March, 2019

Why was PM Modi given a clean chit?

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The Election Commission found that PM Modi's speech wasn't aired by Doordarshan or AIR directly, but they were provided the live feed by news agency ANI. Hence, he didn't break any rules, the watchdog said.

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